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Hospitals Push Bundled Care as the Billing Plan of the Future
Wall Street Journal

Hospital bills may soon get a lot simpler.

Traditionally, hospitals have charged patients separately for every service and supply they use—as anybody who has waded through pages of charges knows. Fees for surgeons, anesthesiologists and other providers come in complex bills of their own. Now, more hospitals see so-called bundled payments as the wave of the future.